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Rapti

Area of Rapti 11,039.3 km²
Population 1.4 million
Male Population 655,011 (46.3%)
Female Population 759,572 (53.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +1,279.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +9.4%
Median Age 19.2 years old
Male Median Age 17.8 years old
Female Median Age 20.5 years old
Timezone Nepal Time
Rapti Zone was one of the fourteen zones, located in the Mid-Western Development Region of Nepal. Source: Wikipedia

Rapti Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 102,541 691,223 1,292,978 1,414,586
Population Density 9.29 / km² 62.6 / km² 117.1 / km² 128.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Rapti Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 9.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Rapti +1,279.5% +104.6% +9.4%
Nepal +115% +52% +20.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Rapti Median Age

Median Age: 19.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Rapti 19.2 years 17.8 years 20.5 years
Nepal 21.5 years 20.4 years 22.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Rapti Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 82,344 79,715 162,060
5-9 99,099 97,410 196,509
10-14 104,658 105,682 210,341
15-19 73,201 90,234 163,435
20-24 46,628 73,946 120,574
25-29 38,143 61,641 99,784
30-34 33,322 49,221 82,543
35-39 33,176 44,499 77,675
40-44 30,266 37,607 67,874
45-49 26,859 30,408 57,267
50-54 25,119 26,058 51,177
55-59 21,032 21,118 42,151
60-64 18,791 20,349 39,141
65-69 13,736 13,174 26,910
70-74 8,598 8,478 17,076
75-79 16 14 30
80-84 13 10 23
85 Plus 11 10 22
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Rapti Population Density

Population Density: 128.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Rapti 1.4 million 11,039.3 km² 128.1 / km²
Nepal 28.6 million 147,655.4 km² 193.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Rapti Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1770 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 30,360 n/a n/a
1900 42,939 3.5% 1,257
1910 45,758 6.6% 2,819
1920 50,871 11.2% 5,113
1930 55,495 9.1% 4,624
1940 60,539 9.1% 5,044
1950 66,041 9.1% 5,502
1960 78,761 19.3% 12,720
1970 96,854 23% 18,093
1990 691,223 167.1% 297,184
2000 1,292,978 87.1% 601,755
2020 1,525,953 8.6% 116,487
2030 1,730,858 13.4% 204,905
2040 1,904,277 10% 173,419
2050 2,043,146 7.3% 138,869
2060 2,127,110 4.1% 83,964
2070 2,151,693 1.2% 24,583
2080 2,127,142 -1.1% -24,551
2090 2,060,362 -3.1% -66,780
2100 1,972,556 -4.3% -87,806
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Rapti CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Rapti 459,642 t 0.32 t 41.6 t/km²
Nepal 11,072,303 t 0.39 t 75 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (9)
Drought Medium (4.5)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake High (8.2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Rapti

Other places in Nepal

Place Area Population Population Density
Bagmati 9,418.4 km² 4.9 million 521.4 / km²
Bheri 10,072.4 km² 1.6 million 159.9 / km²
Dhawalagiri 8,226.7 km² 456,830 55.5 / km²
Gandaki 12,324 km² 1.4 million 115.0 / km²
Janakpur 9,648 km² 2.8 million 288.7 / km²
Karnali 21,378.5 km² 327,909 15.3 / km²
Kosi 9,584.9 km² 3.1 million 319.0 / km²
Lumbini 8,919.1 km² 2.8 million 318.2 / km²
Mahakali 6,948.3 km² 1.3 million 181.9 / km²
Mechi 8,163.4 km² 1.4 million 168.7 / km²
Narayani 8,400.6 km² 3.3 million 395.9 / km²
Sagarmatha 10,737.7 km² 2.1 million 194.9 / km²
Seti 12,795 km² 1.7 million 129.1 / km²
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